2 hrs ago
Downtown Brunswick smell no cause for concern
Brunswick Fire Chief Randy Mobley says that a smell permeating the downtown area is not hazardous to anyone's health and there is no cause for alarm.
7 hrs ago
The Florida Times-Union
Possible chemical cloud settles over Glynn Academy, sickening one student, delaying class changes
Terry.Dickson@jacksonville.com - 9/22/14 - A Glynn County ambulance crew picked up a Glynn Academy student who suffered an asthma attack when a visible cloud with a chemical smell settled over the campus Friday morning.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Military says about 70 percent of troops' vehicles being shipped will be late
The company hired to deliver the personal vehicles of troops and civilian defense workers around the world has successfully transported just 7,987 out of the 27,358 vehicles it is shipping and 70 percent of those still in transit will arrive late, according to an email by military officials released this week.
Not just another tool in the toolbox
A recent public meeting held on the topic of aquifer storage and recovery conspicuously neglected other relevant water-management problems and opportunities.
City to sell land to surgeon for $75,000
Brunswick officials Wednesday approved the sale of a surplus city-owned property, a move that will provide an additional $75,000 for the city's coffers.
Flooding carries dumpster away
Emory Boyd, owner of Boyd's Transmission on Norwich Street, found that the Dumpster behind his business floated away during heavy rain last Friday and ended up in the back yard of the house across the street, along with a bunch of other debris.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
The Florida Times-Union
Former St. Simons Coast Guard station eyed for World War II museum
The former Coast Guard Station could house a museum if the Coastal Georgia Historical Society raises an additional $700,000 by year's end.
Four Georgia hotels in running for national historic hotel awards
Four Georgia hotels are in the running for Historic Hotels of America's 2014 Awards of Excellence.
Drainage fixes set to improve park
Glynn County Public Works employees use an excavator Tuesday to take down trees bordering Baldwin Park on Myers Hill Road in order to dig a drainage ditch.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Bryan County News
Southern pine beetles have showed up in South Bryan.
The same spot, after the southern pine beetles forced the McCanns to have an estimated 700 trees removed from their property.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Congressmen call for hearings into contractor's loss of service members cars
Two metro-east congressmen -- U.S. representatives Bill Enyart, D-Belleville; and Rodney Davis, R-Taylorville -- said Monday they want the House Armed Services Committee to hold hearings on problems with a federal contractor that led to the disappearance of hundreds of privately owned vehicles belong to military members who have served overseas.
Wall Street Journal
Great oceanfront property, near the Village and Pier on St. Simons Island. Boasting almost 4,700 square feet,with views from almost every room, this newly constructed oceanfront house is a wonderful getaway or full timeresidence.Vaulted, beamed ceilings in many of the rooms opens this house up nicelty.
Grant returns to Ghost Hunters but for how long?
With fall fast approaching, the popular cable network, The Syfy Channel announced it's plans for their 31 Days of Halloween viewing schedule.
Colombian finds home at college
Diana Leal was recently named Outstanding Staff Member of the Year by the College of Coastal Georgia where she works in the Office of Instructional Effectiveness.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Blame shifts in auto delays
Hundreds of U.S. troops and civilian defense workers complain that the company hired to ship their personal vehicles after they relocate is delivering them weeks, even months late.
COPY-Brunswick area reporting record tourism year
Authorities in northeast Georgia say a man is facing criminal charges after his gun accidentally discharged and fatally wounded a Texas woman.
The Florida Times-Union
Former foster child finds shelter in college life
Terry.Dickson@jacksonville.com Shamara Thomas stands in front of the one-bedroom house in Brunswick where her mother, a crack addict, abandoned her at age 11. Thomas' home for the last five years has been a dormitory at the College of Coastal Georgia.
Norwalk Citizen News
Brunswick area reporting record tourism year
The Brunswick News reports the Golden Isles Convention and Visitors Bureau , during its fiscal year that ended June 30, for the first time saw lodging tax revenues exceed $5 million.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Ga. vets treating sea turtle bitten by shark
The Savannah Morning News reports the injured loggerhead sea turtle was found by a group taking a weekend tour of Ossabaw Island.
Belleville News Democrat
Scott AFB at center of probe into beleaguered vehicle shipment program
The complaints about the missing cars are one reason the United States Transportation Command, which awarded the contract last year to International Auto Logistics, of Brunswick, Ga., took the unprecedented step of announcing Friday night it was sending out survey teams next week to car processing centers across the globe to look for the missing ... (more)